Let's be honest: When the time comes for John Cena to step away from active in-ring competition, WWE is probably going to find itself in a bit of bother.
Cena, who has been a cornerstone of the company for almost a decade now, is just that important.
The scary thing is that day may not be too long from now. The former WWE champion is 36 and has been racked with various injuries in recent years. (He's faced problems with his right elbow, in particular.)
But all hope is not lost.
Fortunately WWE has a roster packed full of talented wrestlers who could potentially step up and help lead Raw without Cena.
Looking at each performer's positive and negative attributes, here are the top-10 candidates to replace Cena at the top of the card.